Philharmonia Orchestra

Philharmonia Orchestra

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Symphony No. 7 in C Op. 105 (1990 Remastered Version): Adagio - Vivacissimo
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9. Nimrod (Adagio)
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Gianni Schicchi: "O mio babbino caro"
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Le carnaval des animaux, R. 125: XIII. Le cygne (Andantino grazioso)
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Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26: II. Adagio

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England's Philharmonia is a relative youngster among orchestras, having arisen out of the ashes of London's disrupted orchestral life in the wake of World War II. Within an astonishingly short time, it rose to a high level of quality with a deep, burnished tone similar to the best Austrian-German ensembles. Not surprisingly, its formative years were nurtured under the batons of Furtwängler, Karajan, and Klemperer. In 1945, EMI's Walter Legge realized a long-standing ambition to ... Read more

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